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If your trip to Mississippi Mills is all booked but your travel itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.
There's nothing quite as exciting as discovering somewhere new. While you're in town, Carleton Place Town Hall and Mississippi Valley Textile Museum should definitely be among them. Another attraction to see is Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum.
If you've ticked off all the major attractions in Mississippi Mills, don't be in a rush to pack away those walking shoes just yet. You'll find world-famous sights just down the road. Parliament Hill needs no introduction. Located about 28 miles away in Ottawa, your itinerary should include this must-do sight.
If you like to get out and meet new people, signing up for an event at Watsons Corners Community Hall is a terrific idea. You'll find it 19 miles from Mississippi Mills, so have a look through the calendar of events and see what appeals.
Here's a rundown of our top tips if you want to score the best deal on a rental car:
Whether you're traveling by yourself or with a big group, we've got your ideal ride in Mississippi Mills. If you'd rather something small, why not consider a mini? These nifty cars are easy to drive and cheap on gas. Excited to get out and explore the surrounding areas? An SUV might just be the ticket. If you want to pull out all the stops on your getaway, make an impression with one of our ritzy premium cars.
For some, owning a high-end vehicle is the stuff of fairy tales. But renting your dream car is certainly within your grasp! Imagine the joy of cruising the open roads in a swish convertible, even if it's only for a little while. Or perhaps all you're looking for is a cheap ride to get you from point A to point B. Flashy or thrifty? Whatever you decide, one thing's for sure — there's a rental car to suit you in Mississippi Mills.
There's more to road-tripping around Mississippi Mills than simply getting behind the wheel and turning the ignition. Learn about a few important local rules and regulations here:
In Mississippi Mills, motorists stick to the right-hand side. When exploring a new place, it's always a smart idea to go for a vehicle with automatic transmission. That way, you can focus on the road and not worry about gear changes.
No, you shouldn't have any issues finding somewhere to park in Mississippi Mills. With plenty of places to leave your rental car, discovering the sights of this destination is a cinch.
Speed limits vary around the city of Mississippi Mills, but generally range from 50 km/h to 100 km/h. Most residential areas have a top speed of 50 km/h unless indicated otherwise.
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your rental car company may charge the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the most common practice. Or it may give your contact details to local law enforcement agencies so the fine is issued straight to you.
It is illegal to use your cell phone while driving around Mississippi Mills, and you may also be hit with a fine for simply handling your phone if you're in control of a vehicle. That said, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is allowed, as long as you keep your attention on the road.
While driving in Mississippi Mills, it's an offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) of over 0.05%. Thinking of having a drink or two over lunch or dinner? Consider grabbing a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Road rules in Mississippi Mills allow drivers at a red light to turn into the direction of traffic nearest to them without having to wait for a green signal. Before making the maneuver, the car must come to a complete stop and the driver must make sure that the lane is clear before continuing on.
In short, yes. Although, there are some exceptions for vehicles run by public transportation systems.